Commercial Officer

  • £ 355.00 - £ 355.00 per day
24943 - Commerical Officer, DSTL Portsdown West or Porton Down, 120 days £355 UMB  
   
Client  
   DSTL
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Dstl is responsible for designing, developing and applying the very latest in science and technology for the benefit of UK defence and security, across government. We work with the best people with the best ideas around the world - from very small companies to world-class universities, large defence companies and sometimes other nations. We are looking for CTW (Contracted Temporary Worker) procurement professionals to provide procurement support to multiple areas of our business, whilst supporting the development of effective contractual relationships with external supplier base. The CTW will be required to place Research contracts in line with Dstl / MOD commercial policy. The requirements will be varied and require an understanding of MOD procurement policy to ensure a fair and compliant process is followed at all times.
Main Duties and Responsibilities  
$2022; Providing procurement and commercial service [within delegated authority limits] ensuring contracts and suppliers meet Dstl's requirements for operational and contractual delivery.  
$2022; Managing procurements through the development and implementation of effective contracts with appropriate suppliers, considering internal needs and supply market characteristics.  
$2022; Using a range of EU compliant procurement routes and tools as appropriate.  
$2022; Developing market and commodity intelligence, making use of internal and external data.  
$2022; Making use of effective procurement approaches and processes.  
$2022; Providing direct support and advice as appropriate, including acting as the 'advisor' on issues such as commercial approaches, evaluation processes and negotiation strategies.  
$2022; Developing strong relationships with stakeholders in order to fully understand their needs  
$2022; Using a range of supplier performance monitoring techniques to ensure business objectives are being achieved.  
$2022; Developing an understanding of the external supplier base supporting the Divisions. Skills and Experience Required  
 
Domain Knowledge - Contracting and procurement in the Defence and Security Environment. - Contracting for research. - Working knowledge of DSPCR and/or PCR.  - OJEU Experience would be beneficial Experience & Skills Essential  - Knowledge of EU Regulations - Contract management  
About you: - Experience of managing many stakeholders to provide resolutions to contractual issues. - Experience of successfully delivering effective supply chain management. - Excellent communication skills. - The ability to engage in robust negotiations while simultaneously building respect and strong relationships. - Experience of ensuring consistent and high quality commercial responses to contract and tender enquiries, balanced with meeting situational deadlines. - A flexible and resourceful approach with experience of identifying and securing win-win situations through effective influencing.
Formal Qualifications Required (Fieldglass - Additional Qualifications Required)
MCIPS accreditation or similar
Evaluation Criteria (Please place in order of importance, no more than 7)
1. Recent MOD procurement experience
2. Procurement experience  
3. Public Contract Regulations experience
 
Closing Date  
   03/2010 11.30am
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Must have SC / DV Clearance

System Software Engineer

  • £ 30.00 - £ 30.00 per hour
System Software Engineers - UK wide   
 
 
I have a number of System Software Engineer roles in Defence for a private client.  Ideally you will have a minimum of SC Clearance and an HM Forces background.
 
Rates are between £30 - £40.00 per hour (Dependent upon experience) and outside IR35.
 
Please contact me ASAP for further details
 
 
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24424 Systems Safety and Environmental Officer

  • £ 655.00 - £ 655.00 per day
24424 Systems Safety and Environmental Officer, DSTL, Porton Down, 12 months, £655 UMB
   
Client  
   DSTL
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Formalise, design, agree and implement processes and training that will enable Dstl to demonstrate how it effectively and efficiently manages 4Cs (namely Control, Co-operation, Communication and Competence), and that it has competent, qualified and experienced people to discharge its legal and moral responsibilities. Main duties: 1. Complete a cradle to grave review of Dstl's and its facilities management contractor's current 4Cs policies and make recommendations for areas requiring improvement as well points of interface between the two policies and any potential risks and or issues that need immediate action 2. Develop a 4Cs improvement plan which includes key milestones and deliverables 3. Provide weekly progress updates to the Head of H&S and H&S Programme Manager Specific Requirements: 1. Review and amend where relevant the 'Workplace Safety' arrangements in the Dstl Management System (MS) to reflect the inputs, outputs and assurances of contractors and visitors to achieve 4Cs. Electronic copies will be available to the successful contractor and revised, finalised version will be required in a suitable format to meet Dstl Document Policy Requirements 2. Ensure that the above arrangements meet current and applicable legislative requirements, MOD Standards, industrial standards and Dstl Policy Processes and Guidance. 3. Review and Implement Core 4Cs Processes including: $2022; Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) $2022; Plant and Infrastructure Changes $2022; Reactive Maintenance $2022; Site Rules and Handbooks 4. The above processes have been mapped and await interface with Dstl, the Dstl FM Provider and the MOD standards. 5. Provide a suitable competency system for implementing 4Cs roles. Include appropriate briefings and training to build defined competencies. 6. The system will be based on the Dstl Learning Journey Format (see attached template) and will include key roles including: $2022; Head of Establishment $2022; Duty Holder $2022; Building Manager $2022; Workplace Supervisor $2022; Host 7. Formally monitor via pre-defined audits and inspections the effectiveness of the 4Cs arrangements at set schedules as agreed at contract start. Audit standard to meet Dstl Policy requirements (see attached annex). The following outputs are required: 1. Processes that link to Dstl H&S Policy, 2. Guidance for the processes that link to the Workplace (exisiting guidance where applicable requires review) 3. Interfaces with Dstl's FMS provider's arrangements for 4Cs 4. Competency Assessments of current persons adopting 4Cs roles 5. Training Courses that target critical roles within the 4Cs system 6. Monitoring activities to assure effective implementation. 7. Provide weekly progress updates to the Head of H&S and H&S Programme Manager ? Knowledge of JSP 375 ? Experience of delivering H&S within Defence ? Competent H&S (CMiosh) ? Experience in process design ? Experience in provision of training ? Competent in FMS (BiFM)
 
Closing Date  
   01/09 12.00pm
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23956 Transformation Manager

  • £ 666.86 - £ 666.86 per day
23956 Transformation Manager, Corsham, 4 months, £666.86 UMB, DV required
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities
  • A CVI is the socio-technical analysis of any system, platform, location or process, at any point in its lifecycle, to understand where it may be vulnerable to cyber-effects. CVIs are the first step in allowing Defence to understand their holistic cyber vulnerabilities, identify and prioritise potential cyber risks and inform how they should be managed. The investigation and subsequent reporting help senior decision makers understand their cyber risks, take ownership of them and, in turn, influence other key stakeholders' planning with regards to the through-life management of those risks. A CVI Manager is required to lead and manage a portfolio of investigations via Defence Industry across the Air Domain. Reporting to the CVI Transition Manager they will be responsible to the completion of Defence prioritised CVIs to time cost and quality, as well as providing technical assurance of the industry conducted investigations. They will lead the interaction with the Royal Air Force and other key stakeholders. Key Tasks: Lead and manage delivery of multiple CVIs across Air and Space themes. Responsible for technical assurance of industry delivered activity. Participate in the procurement activity.
 
 
Closing Date  
   01/09 13.00pm
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24531 Operations Manager

  • £ 340.00 - £ 340.00 per day
24531 Operations Manager, MOD Air, 6 months, £340, Abbeywood
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Key deliverables as defined in the CASP 17 for each platform and support to OGSM 1, 2 and 4. Tasking includes: o FIASTS BAU management (Monthly Financial Management and Reporting, Drumbeat progress reporting, Baseline documentation updates, Quarterly progress meetings, liaison with Contractor & on site RAF representative). All activities required to maintain baseline documentation, change management and performance reporting. o TSTS BAU management (Monthly Financial Management and Reporting, Drumbeat progress reporting, Baseline documentation updates, Quarterly progress meetings, liaison with Contractor & on site RAF representative) requirements and approvals for platform coherency to the simulator. All activities required to maintain baseline documentation, change management and performance reporting. Simulators are located at 4 sites: RAF Valley, RAF Lossiemouth, RAF Marham, RAF Lynton-on-Ouse, Thales Crawley. Travel will be required to all these sites at leat quarterly, utlising hire cars and air travel.
 
Closing Date  
   01/09 12.15pm
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24258 Operations Manager

  • £ 313.79 - £ 313.79 per day
24258 Operations Manager, MOD Air, 6 months, £313.79 UMB, Abbeywood
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities
  •  The Air Platform Systems Team (APS) is responsible for meeting the needs of its Capability and Front Line customers through the provision and support of equipment and systems fielded on a wide range of platforms. Within APS, the Mode 5 Identification Firend or Foe (IFF) Project Team is the focal point for procuring and integrating Mode 5 Identification Equipment and provides advice and guidance to platform project teams as they make acquisition decisions concerning identification equipment. The Mode 5 IFF project will provide a secure and inter-operable IFF system to multiple platform types. This is a complex project covering a large number of diverse platform types in all three branches of the Armed Forces. These include ships, submarines, rotary wing, transport types and ground based air defence systems and radars. The contract was awarded in May 17 to the Single Prime Contractor. The post holder shall support the Mode 5 Project Manager in the management of the procurement, integration, installation and support of IFF equipment across all three domains (Air Land and Maritime). The post holder will be responsible for the following activities: $2022; Schedule control to include planning, monitoring and control of the Mode 5 project schedule. $2022; To analyse and assess the Contractor production and embodiment schedule against the contract award baseline. $2022; Monitor and report to the Project Manager the performance of the project team schedule and critical path. $2022; Support the Project Manager on schedule matters at internal meetings. $2022; Engagement with Defence Lines Of Development to ensure project dependencies, enablers, constraints and risks are properly identified and managed in the schedule. $2022; Fully conversant with Microsoft Enterprise Project (EPM2010) and Primavera P6. The post holder is required to be self motivating and able to work together with the other project scheduler.
 
Closing Date  
        01/09 10.30am   
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24536 Operations Manager

  • £ 340.00 - £ 340.00 per day
24536, Operations Manager, MOD Air, 6  months, £340 UMB
   
Client  
MOD
   
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Key deliverables as defined in the CASP 17 for each platform and support to OGSM 1, 2 and 4. Tasking includes: o HSTF BAU management (Monthly Financial Management and Reporting, Drumbeat progress reporting, Baseline documentation updates, Quarterly progress meetings, liaison with Contractor & om site RAF representative) o PPP/PFI RMADS update (SoW, BC, SMS, FATS competition, Control & acceptance of deliverables). o PPP/PFI Baseline Change Request Mgr. Simulators are located at RAF Valley, travel will be at least quarterly plus an extended period in September for acceptance management.
 
Closing Date  
   01-09 10.00am
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23325 Project Engineer

  • £ 340.00 - £ 340.00 per day
Project Engineer, DSG Donnington, 6 months, £340 UMB
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Inventory Management $2022; Suggest ways of improving the optimisation of the SC performance by the team including ideas for implementation. $2022; Analyse E0 stock holdings to produce targeted review packages. $2022; Agree business rules relating to E0 stock reclassification with individual PTs $2022; Undertake pre visit administration and physical inspection of E0 stock held at Donnington. $2022; Make eE0 to A1, repair or disposal recommendations to the PTs, facilitating their visits to Donnington to conduct inspections as required. $2022; Ensure the data integrity of all records reviewed $2022; Ensure that materiel re-designated is actioned by Donnington staff. $2022; Become comfortable in the use of Optimised Support Planning (OSP) tools and the Inventory Managers Dashboard (IMDB), as required and complete tasks associated with these tools to the schedule given by the LM. $2022; Ensure that master data in CRISP is kept up-to-date. $2022; Undertake a reduction in total demands past required delivery date (DPRDD).
 
 
Closing Date  
   08/08 11.00am
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